John White SC

Admitted to Practice : 1979

Signed Bar Roll : 2006

Appointed SC 2023

Qualifications : LLB, BA, LEADR Mediation Course

Professional Memberships :
- Law Council
- South Australian Bar Association
- Law Society of South Australia

John White SC has practised continuously in litigation and legal advice for 35 years, as a partner in a small firm, a large firm, and since 2005 at the independent Bar from Mitchell Chambers. He was President of the South Australian Law Society in 2012-13, and is a director of Lawguard Management Pty Ltd, charged with the oversight of the South Australian Legal Professional Indemnity Scheme. John is engaged in various committees and groups reviewing the rules and processes of civil litigation. He brings to any problem an extensive experience in commercial and other litigation, mediation, and pragmatic business understanding.

Principal Areas of Practice

  • Commercial, Companies and Property
  • Insurance
  • Litigation and Advice
  • Professional Negligence and Liability
  • Trusts
  • Wills, Estates, Family Provision